transitive verb pro·pi·on·y·late \ˌprōpēˈänəlˌāt\

Definition of propionylate


  1. :  to introduce propionyl into (a compound) usually by reaction with propionic acid or a derivative of it

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Origin and Etymology of propionylate

propionyl + -ate

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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